Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Monday. A full Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. All times EST:
- NEW ORLEANS - Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints face Michael Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles in a Monday night matchup of teams in desperate need of a win. Starts 8:30 p.m.
- ASHBURN, Va. - It's barely November, and coach Mike Shanahan says his team - 3-6 after a loss to the Panthers - is already in audition mode, playing to see who gets to stick around with Robert Griffin III next season. 5 p.m. Shanahan news conference.
- IRVING, Texas - The Dallas Cowboys have reached the midpoint of their schedule and have only three victories. They again missed plenty of chances in their latest game, suffering another close loss, and their playoff chances are dwindling. 5:15 p.m. Garrett news conference.
- SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs look to get off to a 4-0 start when they host the Indiana Pacers. Starts 8:30 p.m.